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Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie July 10th, 2023

The Sea of Galilee: Where History and Nature Meet

In Israel | Destination Guides

This lake in northern Israel has various names, including Lake Tiberias, Lake Kinneret, and the Sea of Gennesaret. It is the title of the lowest freshwater lake globally and the second-lowest lake overall. 

The Jordan Rift Valley is where the Sea of Galilee can be found, a significant fault line in the Earth's crust. The Jordan River feeds the lake from the north and flows into the Dead Sea in the south. This lake is a favoured tourist spot due to its picturesque views, historical importance, and warm climate. It is also a popular location for fishing, swimming, and boating activities.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie June 23rd, 2023

Discover Tel Aviv: Top Attractions and Best Things to Do

In Israel | Destination Guides

Are you planning a trip to Tel Aviv and wondering what to do? Look only as far as a local's guide to the best things to do in Israel's cosmopolitan city. Tel Aviv is a must-visit destination for any traveller, with endless options for dining, nightlife, and cultural experiences. Discover the hidden gems that make this city special and unique. This article will share the top recommendations for things to do in Tel Aviv based on experience and insider knowledge. Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach day or an exhilarating night out, there's something for everyone in Tel Aviv. So grab a falafel, and let's dive in!

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie November 11th, 2023

Best Tourist Attractions: Best Places to Visit in Israel

In Israel | Destination Guides

Israel is an amazing country with so many places to visit. From the historical sites to the modern cities, there is something for everyone. Whether you are looking for a relaxing beach vacation or an adventurous hike, Israel has it all. Here are some of the top places to visit in Israel.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie November 15th, 2023

Exploring the Sacred Place: A Guide to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem

In Israel | Destination Guides

Steeped in religious history and natural beauty, Jerusalem is a city that embodies the confluence of cultures, religions, and civilizations. As the backdrop to the Holy Week, a pivotal event in Christianity, Jerusalem is home to several significant landmarks, chief among them is the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. This sacred site, located within the walled Old City of Jerusalem, is a must-see stop for any pilgrim or history enthusiast journeying through the Holy Land. This guide aims to provide an in-depth look into this revered place, helping you plan your vacation in Jerusalem effectively.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie November 15th, 2023

A Sacred Journey Through History: Visiting Yad Vashem World Holocaust Memorial Museum 

In Israel | Destination Guides

Every year, nearly one million worldwide visitors visit Jerusalem, the Capital of Israel - the cradle of numerous historic events and diverse cultures. Few places can capture humankind's spirit of survival, resistance, and rebirth as the Yad Vashem World Holocaust Memorial does. This sacred journey through history peels layers of collective memory, reminding us of the importance of our shared heritage and our obligation to preserve it.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie November 22nd, 2023

Discovering the Jewels of Jerusalem: A Comprehensive Guide to Visiting the Western Wall

In Israel | Destination Guides

The Western Wall, known as the Wailing Wall, is a testament to Jerusalem's rich and textured history. This iconic structure, part of the ancient retaining wall surrounding the Temple Mount, is where the echoes and spirits of an age-old civilization can be felt. Locals call it the 'Kotel,' symbolizing a people desperately protecting their identity and battling against time's relentless march.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie November 22nd, 2023

Discover Haifa: Your Ultimate Guide to Bahai Gardens & Akko

In Israel | Destination Guides

Are you seeking a unique travel experience, something that combines history, beauty, and spirituality? Well, look no further than Haifa, a city that resonates with enchanting whispers of the past and breathtaking views.

One of the must-visit places in Haifa is undoubtedly the Bahai Gardens. Overlooking Haifa Bay, these carefully curated gardens are not just an emblem of the city but a world heritage site that draws millions towards its majesty.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie July 27th, 2023

Swimming in the Dead Sea: A Guide to Enjoying the Experience

In Jordan , Israel | Destination Guides

Swimming in the Dead Sea is a unique and bucket list-worthy experience that should be on every traveller's radar. Located in the Middle East, between Israel and Jordan, the Dead Sea is a natural wonder offering a unique swimming experience.

Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie June 23rd, 2023

Top Things to Do in Jerusalem: Discover the Best Experiences

In Israel | Destination Guides

When you think of Jerusalem, the first thing that comes to mind is probably its historical significance. After all, this ancient city is home to some of the world's most important religious sites, including the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque. But there's much more to Jerusalem than just its rich history and spiritual importance.

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